A Curious Invitation
The Forty Greatest Parties in Fiction
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||HarperCollins Publishers|
| Imprint:||Harper Perennial|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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| Book Description: |
Forty of the greatest fictional festivities as seen through the eyes of the world's greatest writers.
People love to party. And writers love to attend and document these occasions. The party is a useful literary device, not only for social commentary and satire but also as an occasion where characters can meet, fall in and out of love, or even get murdered.
A Curious Invitation is a humorous and informative guide to literature's most memorable parties. Some of...